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Parent survey on plans to re-open school

Parent survey on plans to re-open school

| June 29, 2020

The Solanco School District is asking for feedback from Solanco parents about several considerations for the re-opening of schools. Your input and voice are important to us as we look at several important decisions of our school district re-opening plan. We ask that you add your voice and input to this important conversation. Use the […]

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New administrators at the high school, Smith and Bart-Colerain

New administrators at the high school, Smith and Bart-Colerain

| June 11, 2020

Beginning July 1, there will be two new assistant principals at Solanco High School, and a new Dean of Students at George A. Smith Middle School. Photo: David Beard. David Beard and Jonathan Treese will be the new high school assistant principals, and Lindsay Capoferri will serve as Smith Middle School Dean of Students. Beard […]

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A rousing farewell for Cleta Lee

A rousing farewell for Cleta Lee

| June 9, 2020

At times Tuesday afternoon, vehicles were backed up from in front of Smith Middle School to Route 472. They were decorated with signs such as “We love you,” “Congratulations,” and “We will miss you Cleta!” They were all there to give Smith Middle School secretary Cleta Lee a loud and joyous send-off into retirement. As the […]

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Message from Dr. Bliss: Equity Through Honoring Dignity

| June 9, 2020

Dear Solanco Community, We share outrage at the death of George Floyd in Minneapolis, Minnesota.  I want to make clear that we will do all we can to eradicate racism. This tragedy reminds us how vital our equity work is as a district. As a community. Dignity and belonging must be central to Solanco’s ethos.  […]

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REOPENING SCHOOLS – plans for Solanco schools in 2020-2021

REOPENING SCHOOLS – plans for Solanco schools in 2020-2021

| June 5, 2020

Please review this page frequently for updates from the Solanco School District concerning plans for reopening Solanco schools for the 2020-2021 school year. Parent survey – The Solanco School District is asking for feedback from Solanco parents about several considerations for the re-opening of schools. Your input and voice are important to us as we […]

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Superintendent Update on Reopening

Superintendent Update on Reopening

| June 5, 2020

Solanco Superintendent Dr. Brian Bliss is providing important and informative information concerning the reopening of Solanco schools for the 2020-2021 school year. Click here - Superintendent Update on Reopening - to review the material.

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Solanco Middle School virtual student art show

| May 21, 2020

Due to virtual instruction and social distancing, the Solanco middle school art department wanted to share its annual Spring Art Show with families and the Solanco community through an online platform. Here you’ll find student artwork from the 2019-2020 school year, highlighting the skill and hard work of our young artists: https://solancomiddleschoo.wixsite.com/artshow Thank you for your […]

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Twelve dedicated Solanco staff members are retiring

| May 20, 2020

Twelve employees, with more than 330 years of combined service in the Solanco School District, are retiring. They include an elementary school principal, seven teachers, including four who received prestigious Distinguished Teacher recognition during their careers, and four support staff members. “My appreciation for these educators is beyond words, and the impact they have had […]

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